M.Phil in

Food Science and Technology

Food Science and Technology is deals with the handling, processing and preservation of food to cope with the challenges of the rapidly growing food industry in the 21st Century. There has been considerable increased and establishment of food industries during the last two decades and consequently the demand for Food Technology graduates has increased tremendously at national level and in the Gulf countries.

Degree

Requirements

16 years of Education or equivalent degree with at least 2.5 CGPA (out of 4.00) in semester system 1st div / 66% in annual system with graduation in followings
• M.Sc in Food and Nutrition (2 years)
• Doctor of Dietetics and Nutritional Sciences (5 years)
• BS (Hons) Food Science and Technology (4 years)
• BS (Hons) Agriculture-Food Technology (4 years)
• BS Food Science and Nutrition (4 years)

Why this

Degree

The graduate of Food Science and Technology can seek their profession in Food Manufacturing Industries, Research and Teaching Institute, Punjab Food Authority, Pakistan Dairy development Board, Dairy Pakistan, SMEDA, NGO’s, Consultants, Food Certification Organizations. Potential job opportunities for Food Science and Technology graduates are Export Promotion Bureau of Pakistan, Public Analyst Laboratories, Provincial Food Departments, Ministry of Agriculture, Air ports and Sea ports, Food Inspector, Food Analyst etc.

Courses Offered

Sr# Course Code Course Title Cr.Hrs Pre-requisite Course- 1 Pre-requisite Course- 2
1
Food Additives
3    
2
Baking Science and Technology
3    
3
Physical Properties of Food
3    
4
Food Quality Assurance Management
3    
5


   
           
SrNo. Course Code Course Title Cr.Hrs Pre-requisite Course- 1 Pre-requisite Course- 2
1
Food Enzymology


2
Dairy Processing-I


3
Advanced Beverage Technology


4
Technology of Processed Meat








Sr# Course Code Course Title Cr.Hrs Pre-requisite Course- 1 Pre-requisite Course- 2
1
Food Industrial Waste Management
3

2
Food Packaging
3

3

Seminar-I
1


4

Special problem 1








SrNo. Course Code Course Title Cr.Hrs Pre-requisite Course- 1 Pre-requisite Course- 2
1
Research
6